Sicily’s Wild Coastal Walk

Have a read to learn about the stunning Vendicari Nature Reserve.

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The Baroque cities of Sicily

Learn about the Baroque cities of Sicily and its attempts to rebuild itself after a devastating earthquake in the 17th Century.

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Sicily’s Hidden Roman Treasure: The Bikini

The Romans adopted many Greek cultural icons, forms and architectural practices including The Room of the Ten Maidens, known as the Bikini Girls.

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Syracuse: Sicily’s Ancient Greek City

Find out why Syracuse was crucial for the Ancient Greeks and the history behind it.

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Worlds Weirdest and Toughest Lockdowns

As the world gradually recovers from the Covid-19 pandemic, society is re-opening; some places more tentatively than others. Read on to learn some of the...

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Walking Through the Greek Island of Crete

The Greek island of Crete is a favourite for walkers and climbers. Have a read of our experience.

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Empire Builder’s New Episodes: China

China is one of the oldest civilisations on earth and one of unparalleled continuity. Confucian values still underpin much of society despite the Communist...

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Crete: The History and the Saints

Read our article to learn about Crete and its rich history and the Crete's 99 saints in the cave that embodies Greek mythology.

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3 Fascinating Facts about Chocolate

Read our fun blog about the history of chocolate, from its beginnings to the billion dollar industry it has brought today.

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3 Facts About Beer in the Ancient World

Did you know that beer has been around since 10,000 - 5,000 BC? Have a read to learn more amazing facts about beer.

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